Saw this this comment on Quora Digest: ‘As a Trump follower how, many people are willing for others to die from the virus for the sake of reopening the economy. So, I wondered how many of those here in our wonderful country of NZ are willing to allow others to die while they complain/moan about what the government did, How the lockdown affected about their business, The unemployment. About the budget about this and that??? Or are they grateful for what the Government did instead. Better than just everyone else in the world. Funny thing was just about everyone I talked to while in lockdown said the Government
wasdoing the right thing. Now I hear some of these same people moaning!!! Hum.
With Covid-19 still a very real risk, people who are unwell are told to stay home, and to keep any sickly kids home too - but what if you don't have any more sick leave owing?
Most Kiwis are entitled to five days of sick leave a year, but some - often those in lower paid jobs - get less.
New Zealand’s minimum sick leave allowance is one of the lowest in the OECD. In Australia they get 10 days, in most European countries it’s even more.
Should Kiwis be entitled to more sick leave?
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60.2% Yes, five days is not enough60.2% Complete
13.4% No, I never use mine up anyway13.4% Complete
26.5% Entitlement should be assessed on a case-by-case basis26.5% Complete
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